Activities

A GUIDED EXCURSION IN THE RUNDĀLE PALACE MUSEUM

The museum offers tours in 5 languages: Latvian, Russian, German, English and French.

Maximum number of persons in the group is 48; if the number of people exceeds 48, the group should be divided into two parts. The group leader/guide (of a group of at least 10 persons) entrance to the museum is free of charge. The entrance to the museum is free for one teacher, who accompanies at least 10 students. Groups of students should be accompanied by one adult for every 10 pre-school or primary school students and 15 secondary school students.

Duration of excursion along the short route: 45 min to 1h
Duration of excursion along the long route: 1 to 2 hours

Excursions must be booked at least 3 days before the visit:
+371 63962197, +371 26499151 booking@rundale.net

Guided tours are organized by guides – individual work contractors who have concluded a contract with the Rundāle Palace Museum.

Payment for a guide service in cash or with a prepay transfer:
adult group € 40.00
for the group of pupils € 36.00

PLAY CORNER FOR CHILDREN

Children can spend time drawing or colouring in the play corner. Colouring pencils and pages are available.

Rules for using the play corner here

ORIENTEERING GAME

The orienteering game “Getting to Know the Rundāle Palace Exposition” is recommended for visitors who wish to see the exhibition without using the guide’s services. The game prompts you to look more closely at the various exhibits and interior details. The worksheet can be obtained at the castle or printed out in advance. The visitor needs a pen to fill in the worksheet.
Print Orienteering Game

THEATRALIZED EXCURSION

Individual proprietor “Eleana” offers a theatrical excursion including welcoming of guests in historical costumes.
Wider offer and prices: jelena@ceremonija.lv, tel. +371 29108396

EXCURSIONS BY ELECTRIC CAR AROUND THE PARK AND THE NEIGHBOURHOOD OF RUNDĀLE PALACE

Duration of the tour is 20 minutes. During the excursion, listening to the guide’s narration, you can see the entire regular or French garden (10 hectares). Excursions are conducted in Latvian, Russian or English. The electric car does not run in rainy weather.
A 20-minute tour around the Rundāle Palace Regular Gardens – € 3.00 per person.
Gift vouchers and travel reservations: +371 2916 9034

PHOTO SESSIONS

It is possible to organise photo sessions for newlyweds or other participants for non-commercial purposes at Rundāle Palace Museum.

Price: € 50.00 + entrance fees for each participant and photographer.

If the registration of marriage takes place in the White Hall, a photo session in the same room is possible without additional charge

The service must be requested at least 3 days before the visit:
+371 63962197, +371 26499151; booking@rundale.net

It is possible to hire a qualified photographer – individual proprietor “Lūsis”:
+371 29145974; intslusis@inbox.lv

Use of flying cameras or drones and air dogs within the limits of Rundāle Palace Museum territory is forbidden. In special cases after coordination with the administration of Rundāle Palace Museum it is possible to acquire a permit to use flying cameras complying with Cabinet Regulation No. 737 (22 November 2016).

WALTZ IN THE WHITE HALL

For newlyweds and other interested parties, we offer to dance waltz in the White Hall in musical accompaniment of Johann Strauss’s “The Blue Danube”, or other individually selected music (it is possible to play a record from a CD or flash memory).

Service price: € 50.00 + entrance tickets for each participant and photographer.
If the marriage registration is held in the White Hall, the waltz is at no extra charge.

Service must be requested at least 3 days in advance:
+371 63962197, +371 26499151; booking@rundale.net